Feb 10 2018

Teaser trailer #2 for tvN drama series “Live”

Teaser trailer #2 for tvN drama series “Live” starring Jung Yu-Mi and Lee Kwang-Soo. The voice-over in teaser 2 has a man asking “Where you stand is always irrational and unfair. Don’t move, not even one step. Can you take it?” Jung Yu-Mi responds with “I will stand to the end viciously. Poor, but fierce life record.” The drama series follows a group of police officers.

“Live” first airs March 10, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 9 2018

Teaser poster and teaser trailer for KBS2 drama series “Mysterious Personal Shopper”

Teaser poster and teaser trailer added for KBS2 drama series “Mysterious Personal Shopper.” The teaser poster features the three female leads Park Ha-Na, Wang Bit-Na and Choi Myoung-Gil. Story for the drama series follows Hong Se-Yeon (Park Ha-Na) as she is betrayed by people she loves and she then attempts to take revenge.

“Mysterious Personal Shopper” airs Monday through Friday at 7:50PM beginning February 26, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 8 2018

First script reading for JTBC drama series “Clean With Passion For Now”

First script reading for JTBC drama series “Clean With Passion For Now,” starring Kim You-Jung, Ahn Hyo-Seop and Song Jae-Rim, took place January 30, 2018 at JTBC building in Sangam, Seoul, South Korea. The first script reading took about 4 hours to complete. “Clean With Passion For Now” is based on webcomic “Ildan Ddeugeobge Chungsohara” by Aaengo.

“Clean With Passion For Now” first airs April, 2018 in South Korea (takes over JTBC’s Monday and Tuesday 11PM time slot after “Eulachacha Waikiki“).

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Feb 8 2018

Ko Hyun-Jung quits SBS drama series “Return”

According to SBS, Ko Hyun-Jung has dropped out of currently airing SBS drama series “Return.” Staff members are currently discussing whether to cast someone to replace Ko Hyun-Jung or remove her character from the drama series. Ko Hyun-Jung and Director Joo Dong-Min had disagreements over her character and, in particular, her limited appearance in the drama series. Ko Hyun-Jung then refused to take part in filming on February 5, 2018. The drama series did complete filming scenes for ep.16 on February 6, 2018. In the meantime, ep.15 & 16 will not air today, Thursday, February 8, 2018 as originally planned and Winter Olympics coverage will air in its place. Ep.15 & 16 will then air on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 in South Korea.

 

 

Feb 7 2018

Do Kyung-Soo and Nam Ji-Hyun offered lead roles in drama series “Hundred Days’ Husband”

Do Kyung-Soo (‘EXO’) and Nam Ji-Hyun have been offered lead roles in new drama series “Hundred Days’ Husband” (literal title). If Do Kyung-Soo accepts, he will play Crown Prince Lee Yool. The Crown Prince disappears for 100 days. If Nam Ji-Hyun accepts, she will play Hong-Sim. Hong-Sim opens the first private detective agency in Joseon. Both performers are “positively considering” their offers. tvN has had preliminary discussions to air the drama series.

Feb 7 2018

First still images from MBC drama series “Great Seducer”

Here’s the first still images of Woo Do-Hwan and Joy (‘Red Velvet’) from upcoming MBC drama series “Great Seducer.” The still images are from the first day of filming for the drama series which took place late January, 2018 in Paju, Gyeonggi Province. On that day, weather was 15 degrees below freezing and very cold. The scene has Kwon Shi-Hyun (Woo Do-Hwan) holding a flower bouquet and calling out Eun Tae-Hee’s (Joy) name. Eun Tae-Hee stops walking and turns around. “Great Seducer” is based on 18th century French novel “Les Liaisons dangereuses” by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.

“Great Seducer” first airs March 12, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 6 2018

First script reading for MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset”

First script reading for MBC drama series “Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” (literal title) took place January 28, 2018 at MBC Broadcasting Station in Sangam, South Korea. Main cast members including Han Hye-Jin, Yoon Sang-Hyun, Yu In-Young and Kim Tae-Hoon attended. The first script reading took about 4 hours to finish. Han Hye-Jin stated prior to the first script reading “I’m excited acting to act again after a long pause. I will work harder.” Yoon Sang-Hyun stated “I will try to make the shooting set enjoyable.”

“Let’s Hold Hands Tightly and Watch The Sunset” first airs March 14, 2018 in South Korea.

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Feb 6 2018

Chae Shi-Ra & Jung Joon-Ho cast in MBC drama series “Parting Left”

Chae Shi-Ra is cast for a lead role & Jung Joon-Ho cast for a supporting role in MBC drama series “Parting Left” (literal title). The drama series is based on web novel “Yibyuli Ddeonatda” written by So Jae-Won. In the drama series, Chae Shi-Ra will play a woman who now lives alone after separating from her unfaithful pilot husband. A young woman (casting not yet revealed) moves into her apartment. The young woman is the girlfriend of her son and she is pregnant.

“Parting Left” first airs May, 2018 in South Korea (takes over MBC’s Saturday 8:45 PM time slot currently held by “My Husband Oh Jak-Doo“).

Feb 5 2018

Teaser trailers added for OCN drama series “Short”

Teaser trailers added for upcoming OCN drama series “Short” starring Kang Tae-Oh (‘5urprise’), Yeo Hoi-Hyeon and Kim Do-Yeon (‘Weki Meki’). The drama series consists of four episodes and was partially created to help promote the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. The drama series will follow two young men who compete and become friends while taking part in short track speed skating. They both also fall for a young woman auditioning to become an idol group member.

“Short” first airs February 12, 2018 in South Korea.